Income/capita 2%
Household income 4%
Unemployment 27%
Income per capita$29,327$24,280$29,829
Median household income$57,375$49,174$55,322
Median income owner occupied$60,500$59,554$70,586
Median income renter occupied$52,125$30,762$35,192
Median earnings male$34,375$31,790$36,919
Median earnings female$23,542$20,292$26,250
Unemployment rate3.4%3.9%4.7%
Poverty level1.1%15.2%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Dover is 2% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Dover is 4% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Dover is 27% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Dover is 92% lower than the national average

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      Dover employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry19.9%4.7%
      Manufacturing sector22.5%3.9%
      Financial & insurance services2.0%6.2%
      Wholesale & retail services7.3%3.1%
      Public administration6.6%6.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services10.6%34.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Hope, ID44$62,91714%
      Kootenai, ID934$49,16711%
      East Hope, ID180$48,33313%
      Priest River, ID1,639$35,09637%
      Sandpoint, ID7,698$34,66237%
      Dover, ID709$57,3754%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Ashley, ND709$37,50032%
      Green City, MO709$31,25044%
      Smiths Grove, KY709$48,25013%
      Betsy Layne, KY709$0100%
      Hermitage, MO709$31,25044%
      Dover, ID709$57,3754%
      Source: The Dover, ID employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).